NIHR ACL in Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Surgery or Respiratory Medicine

NIHR ACL in Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Surgery or Respiratory Medicine

University of Leicester

The post offers the opportunity for those with excellent potential as clinical academics to progress Specialist Training (Cardiology; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Respiratory Medicine) whilst further developing their academic skills, and undertaking high quality research or developing medical education expertise. The scheme is intended to develop the lecturer into an independent principal investigator or educator who is able to apply competitively for a senior academic position in the future.

Appointees will spend 50% of their time in clinical training and 50% of their time undertaking academic work.

The Postgraduate Dean has confirmed that this post has the required educational and staffing approval.

Applicants must be a registered medical practitioner holding a licence to practice.

Applicants will be required to already hold an NTN in Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Surgery or Respiratory Medicine having achieved an outcome 1 at the most recent ARCP, or have been through national recruitment and be regarded as appointable at ST3 or above and be able to provide formal written evidence of this.

You must have a strong research background in your clinical specialty with research interests complimentary to those in the College and have a higher degree (MD/PhD, or equivalent), or have submitted a higher degree at the time of application with it being awarded prior to commencement before 31 July 2021.

Job Details

School name University of Leicester
Job title NIHR ACL in Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Surgery or Respiratory Medicine
Date posted 22/05/2020
Closing date 21/06/2020
Reference Number 1917